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El Ancla

Calle la Lava 9, 38678 Callao Salvaje, Adeje, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 74 04 68
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (40 reviews)
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Calle la Lava 9, 38678 Callao Salvaje, Adeje, Tenerife, Spain
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Professional and nice staff, tasty food and fine dishware, but it was really expensive. A meal for three people was 87 EUR with only one bottle of wine. The size of servings was not as big as we expected too. But yes, the food was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Treveller67
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the most special little gem we’ve ever found. Amazing food...delicious in every way. Calamari and then the tuna/avocado...fab!! Alex served us both times we visited and he’s soooo full of life and passion for his restaurant, very well deserved! See you soon, we’ll...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mcrt2011
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place. Overlooking the bay with waves crashing in the distance. Super-friendly and helpful owner and staff, really went the extra mile to help out with food for my wife who had a bit of a stomach upset. Had sole and langoustines cooked...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank carled
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Having been here lots of times when it was owned by Paco I didn’t think the food could get any better But it has and more variety ,excellent waiters and the total experience is better . If you want a cheap meal don’t go but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank michael1234c2014
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Pearly Gris and wandered down to the sea and found this fabulous little restaurant. Food was amazing and staff were so laid back and friendly. The best goats cheese ever and spectacular views of the ocean. An absolute must

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank samanthalonghurst
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We kept this place for a special dinner. It’s a bit more upmarket than most of the restaurants round about but it’s worth. One of the owners is the chef and he comes out to meet the diners. The waiters are friendly knowledgeable and helpful....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank larbert999
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Started the meal with a plate of fried baby octopus and also sautéed garlic mushrooms, generous portions the squid was cooked in a "light as air" batter. We then shared, because we had to, a chicken and vegetable paella. Paellas have to be ordered for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Nick S
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Great atmosphere. Waiters are excellent. We had Octopus for starters. Never had Octopus before so decided to share, just as well as it is a big portion. It was delicious and so tender. We had the seafood paella which again was gorgeous. Followed by the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Great views, ambience, service and food. The paella was great! Service was fun and friendly, really put us in a great mood! Would def recommend/return.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Louisem1984
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

This is a very well run and very smart restaurant. The food is excellent and the service outstanding. The waiters are friendly, attentive and most helpful. A special mention to Alex who looked after us all evening. I can’t praise this place enough. Will be...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Thejabbas11
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Michal S
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Response from lallypop71 | Reviewed this property |
sorry can't answer that question as there were no small children there when went
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Joanna S
12 October 2015|
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Response from dorothy309 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Joanna. I am so sorry I cannot help you. I do not work there I was merely asked to give a review of the restaurant as a holiday maker. Perhaps you could ring them and they will post an E.Mail menu to you. Tel: +34 922... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle la Lava 9, 38678 Callao Salvaje, Adeje, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Adeje  >  Callao Salvaje
  • Phone Number: +34 922 74 04 68
  • E-mail
Description
El Ancla is a typical Spanish restaurant. We offer Paella with fish, meat or vegetables. The highlight of the kitchen is mixed coal grilled, the only one in Callao Salvaje! A relaxing and welcoming atmosphere with a great view of the Ajabo beach will seduce all your senses. Enjoy an amazing evening full of flavors accompanied by our local wine from La Roja and from Italy. We are glad to invite you to stop by and taste a great dinner (and lunch)! We are located in a quiet area in Callao Salvaje in Adeje. DOGS ARE WELCOME upon reservation.
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